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Medical tourism fair to offer 1,000 jobs in Costa Rica

L. Arias - October 8, 2012

Tourism professionals and specialists in plastic surgery, orthopedics, dentistry, nursing and other fields will be among the 1,000 jobs offered at the health tourism fair Expomed 2012.…

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Tourism and health sectors seek to boost medical tourism in Costa Rica

Tico Times - August 27, 2012

Health and tourism companies will present their products and services to some 50 solidarista associations on Thursday at the Radisson Hotel Europe, west of San José. Solidarista…

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Medical tourism businesses expect growth

Clayton R. Norman - April 27, 2012

From the print edition The Medical Travel International Business Summit kicked off Monday morning at the Hotel Real InterContinental in the southwestern San José suburb of Escazú. …

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Costa Rica: Medical tourism hot spot

The Tico Times - April 18, 2012

Millions of tourists come to Costa Rica every year to experience the country’s world-renowned natural treasures and to enjoy a taste of Costa Rica’s friendly, welcoming hospitality.…

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Major medical tourism summit nears

Tico Times - March 30, 2012

From the print edition The Costa Rican Tourism Board held a press conference Wednesday introducing this year’s Medical Travel International Business Summit, which will take place April…

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Is corporate medical tourism the next niche?

The Tico Times - February 10, 2012

For its proximity to the United States, well-trained health professionals, and lower-cost, high-quality health services, Costa Rica has long attracted tens of thousands of medical tourists. The…

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Medical tourism up in Costa Rica; Expomed set for this weekend

Tico Times - September 27, 2011

Medical tourism continues to grow in Costa Rica. Last year, 36,000 tourists visited the country for health-related reasons, according to new figures from the Council for the…

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Is Guanacaste medical tourism’s next hot spot?

Matt Levin - May 6, 2011

Medical tourism companies, doctors, hotel managers and tour operators piled into the Hotel Ramada Plaza Herradura for two days, touting Latin America’s medical tourism benefits from the…

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Medical tourism healthy in Costa Rica

Kelly Knaub - January 27, 2011

Medical tourism continues to attract tens of thousands of visitors to Costa Rica every year. The country’s proximity to the United States, well-trained health professionals and three…

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Costa Rica selected to host international medical tourism conference

Chrissie Long - December 15, 2010

Looking to position itself as the go-to spot for medical tourism, Costa Rica will host the Latin American medical tourism congressional conference for the second year in…

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